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Holiday Cottages In Italy

Destination Italy - Holiday Cottages In Italy

Selecting your very own holiday cottages in Italy is merely one aspect of a fantastic cottage holiday experience. Remember though, it is every bit as essential to make sure you select a suitable holiday destination.

Italy is regarded as the perfect holiday destination by many people; having an unmatched historical legacy; incredible cuisine; and an extensive variety of gorgeous territory to explore. The only question to answer is: What do I enjoy first?

Visit Italy and explore this wonderful country from the comfort of your very own holiday cottage. Italy is a country with a wealthy of culture, glorious history, great food and fabulous sunshine.

Italy is the perfect destination for a holiday, whether you are: a beach lover; looking for family fun; seeking adventure; desire a break in a countryside villa; or just want to step back in time into the history of one of the oldest empires in Europe.

In Rome you can wander around this fantastic “Centro Storico” to admire ancient statues, marvellous Baroque fountains and bustling piazzas or visit the
Vatican museums to see the largest and richest collection of art and culture in the world.

Milan has its gothic duomo and fantastic shopping and Venice has its waterways, sun, sea and sand. Siena is a beautiful city where you can experience “Il Palio”, the horse race that takes place in Piazza del Campo.

For one of the grandest urban spaces in Europe and home to the most exotic cathedral in Italy, visit Piazza San Marco in Venice. Probably the two best-preserved Roman sites in Italy are Pompeii and Herculaneum which were destroyed and also preserved by the eruption of Vesuvius in AD 79.

“Il Duomo di Firenze” is an instantly recognizable cathedral in Florence and one of the most significant engineering feats in the world whilst “The Uffizi” in Florence is one of the most celebrated collections of art in Italy.

How about visiting the stunning Amalfi Coast; escape the hordes to enjoy the stunning scenery and activities of the Italian Lakes; or admire the spiky landscape of the Dolomites whilst hiking a dramatic long-distance trail.

Off the mainland of Italy you can visit the beautiful coastline and beaches of Sardinia or the Greek ruins of Sicily with its ancient theatres at Siracusa and Taormina and the finest temple complex outside Greece at nearby Agrigento.

Whether you are a first time visitor to Italy or a returning visitor, Italy has plenty to offer.

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There is plenty of choice if you want Italy vacation rentals. No matter what your preferred type of destination there is something for everyone when looking for holidays in Italy.

Click here to read our guide on cottage holidays if you want to know about the benefits of cottage holidays or click here to find out about different types of holiday cottages in our guide on holiday cottages.

Holiday Cottages In Italy – Your Reasons!

People invariably have a variety of reasons to search for holiday cottages in Italy. You may be searching for either:

  • Country cottages in Italy;
  • Family holidays in Italy;
  • Holiday villas in Italy;
  • Italian villas for rent;
  • Luxury villas in Italy;
  • Rent a house in Italy;
  • Apartments for rent in Italy;
  • Self catering in Italy;
  • Walking holidays in Italy; or
  • Italy beach holidays.

Italian Cottage Holidays Destinations

Regions to visit for Italian cottages to rent include: Campania | Lazio | Liguria | Lombardy | Puglia/Apulia | Sardinia | Sicily | Tuscany | Umbria | Veneto.

Popular destinations for Italian cottages for rent include: Tuscany | Sardinia | Sicily | Rome | Venice | Florence | Milan | Naples | Bologna | Riccione | Bellaria-Igea Marina | Selva di Val Gardena | Cattolica | Cinque Terra | Turin | Capri | Sorrento | Abruzzo | Siena | San Gimignano | Pisa | Lake Como | Positano/Amalfi Coast | Pompeii.

Discover more popular holiday cottage destinations in our post on self catering accommodation for popular holiday destinations here.

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